MD2 pineapple has cylindrical shape with a hexagonally patterned spiky rind. Sizes are medium to large (1.3 to 2.5 kg) with an intense yellow color. The clear yellow pulp is sweet, compact and with low fibre and acidity, although it can contain as much as four times more vitamin C than regular varieties. It is high in sugar (15 to 17º Brix).
Crushed pineapple is used in yogurt, jam, sweets, and ice cream. The juice of the pineapple is served as a beverage, and it is also the main ingredient in cocktails such as the piña colada and in the drink tepache.